Evidently not having read the “not stealing” part of the Ten Commandments, a British man is being sought for copyright infringement on hundreds of Christian books.
The ads were/are annoying enough but Subway’s effort to trademark “footlong” ensures I won’t eat at any of their restaurants again.
Probably not the headline you want about you in a national legal publication: Defense Lawyer Holds Possible Record for Most Clients Sentenced to Death. Of course, maybe the headline doesn’t hurt as much when a profile about you n the NYT starts, “A good way to end up on death row in Texas is to be accused of a capital crime and have Jerry Guerinot represent you.”
To the question, “Are lawyers vilified too much or not enough?” my standard answer is “yes.”
Alan Dershowitz, ABA Journal (October 1991)